Author: Bronwyn Paxton

Close Encounters with Animals in Africa

Close Encounters with Animals in Africa

When you decide to head off on your African Adventure Safari, you are not always sure how much or what kind of wildlife you will be able to spot. So here is a guide to some places in Africa where you can get close-up to some amazing animals and have experiences that...
20 Random Animal Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

20 Random Animal Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

Animals can be peculiar at the best of times with their unique idiosyncrasies and strange behaviours. Here we highlight a few random animal facts you probably didn’t know about. 1. Adult lions pretend to be hurt by the bites of their young to encourage their...
Jacana Camp, Botswana

Jacana Camp, Botswana

Situated on a stunning island and encircled by seasonally filled floodplains and papyrus swamps, Jacana Camp in the Okavango Delta, Botswana, has five marvelous Meru-Style tents constructed on raised wooden decks that afford visitors incredible panoramic vistas of the...
Mumbo Island Camp, Malawi

Mumbo Island Camp, Malawi

Mumbo Island is an untouched, practically abandoned tropical island in the world’s first freshwater national park, Lake Malawi National Park. The Camp offers guests six comfortable tents, including a family unit, that are all set on rocks high above the water, set in...
Mvuu Lodge, Zambia

Mvuu Lodge, Zambia

Tucked away on the banks of a lagoon just off of the Shire River on the western boundary of the wildlife-abundant Liwonde National Park is Mvuu (‘Hippo’) Lodge. The main lounge building is elevated high above the water, for extensive vistas up the river. The lodge...
Ruckomechi Camp, Zimbabwe

Ruckomechi Camp, Zimbabwe

Situated in Mana Pools National Park, Zimbabwe, Ruckomechi Camp offers ten spacious en-suite tents to visitors, including a honeymoon suite – all of which overlook the mighty Zambezi River. Each tent comes with both indoor and outdoor showers. The main dining area,...
Xigera Camp, Botswana

Xigera Camp, Botswana

Pronounced ‘Kee-je-ra’, Xigera Camp is situated on the aptly named Paradise Island, encircled by deep waterways and dense plant life. Located within the heart of the Okavango Delta in Botswana, this Camp offers ten raised luxury tents with en-suite facilities, an...
Kulala Desert Lodge, Namibia

Kulala Desert Lodge, Namibia

Situated within the dry Namib Desert on the 37,000 hectare private Kulala Wilderness Reserve lays the wonderful Kulala Desert Lodge. Made up of 23 thatched and canvas ‘kulala’ with en-suite bathrooms and decks, each unit is constructed on a wooden rise to catch the...
Ongava Tented Camp, Namibia

Ongava Tented Camp, Namibia

Situated in the Ongava Game Reserve to the south of Etosha National Park, in Namibia is the lovely Ongava Tented Camp. Guests are encouraged to unwind in the main area constructed of stone, canvas and thatch, and equipped with a bar and swimming pool. Here, guests...

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